In this practice sheet, we will analyze the last of three simple arguments.
“It’s always better to promote from within. Michael is our best sales representative, so he should be Head of Sales when George retires.”
Please analyze this argument in your journal, following the steps below. This time I didn't added my analysis.
Steps of analyzing an argument:
1. Put the argument in standard form.
a. Identify the conclusion.
b. Identify all premises.
c. Identify and write hidden premises.
d. Simplify wording.
e. Draw the graph.
2. Check if the conclusion follows logically from the premises.
3. Check if the premises are true.